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| On Aug 5, 2022 3:57 PM IST

ESS vs DER Dream11 Prediction, Playing 11, Fantasy Cricket Tips – English Domestic One Day Cup Dream11 Team for Today’s Match


ESS vs DER Dream11 Prediction: In the 15th game of the English Domestic One Day Cup 2022 season, Essex will be locking horns with Derbyshire on 5 August, 2022 (Friday) at the County Ground in Chelmsford. Essex’s opening game in this edition of the Royal London One Day Cup against Lancashire got washed out due to heavy rains and thus, they will be aiming for a bright start in this encounter. On the other hand, the Derbyshire ended up witnessing a poor 8-wicket defeat at the hands of Glamorgan during their last game of the season.

ESS vs DER Dream11 Prediction for Today Match

Fixture Name: Match 15, Essex vs Derbyshire

Competition: English Domestic One Day Cup

Date: 5 August, 2022

Time: 6:30 PM IST

Ground: County Ground, Chelmsford

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ESS vs DER Pitch Report

The conditions at the County Ground will be favourable for the batters to a great extent. There will be some help for the pace bowlers and spinners as well due to the bounce available on the track. Thus, the captain winning the toss should choose to bowl first and picking a mixed combination of batters, all-rounders and bowlers will be a good decision for this game.

Form Guide:

ESS (recent last): L W D W L
DER (recent last): L L L W L


ESS Playing 11

Tom Westley
Luc Benkenstein
Nick Browne
Adam Wheater
Grant Roelofsen
Robin Das
Aron Nijjar
Shane Snater
Jamie Porter
Aaron Beard
Jamal Richards

  • The likes of Alastair Cook, Adam Rossington, Matt Critchley and Simon Harmer will not be available for this game.
  • Tom Westley will captain the team.
  • Adam Wheater will be the wicket-keeper.
  • They will once again depend a lot on the likes of Tom Westley, Luc Benkenstein, Nick Browne and Adam Wheater to deliver the goods with the bat.
  • The likes of Shane Snater, Jamie Porter, Aaron Beard and Jamal Richards will have to put up a consistent show with the ball.

Tom Westley Stats in List A

Essex captain Tom Westley has a wonderful record in List A cricket and has always delivered really well in difficult situations. Tom Westley has  notched up more than 3200 runs that includes 26 fifties and 5 hundreds.

Matches Runs 50/100 Recent Form
98 3268 26/5 4 & 15*, 11 & 32, 90, 21


Jamie Porter Stats in List A

For Essex, right-arm fast bowler Jamie Porter will be an important wicket-taking asset in the bowling contingent. Jamie Porter has taken as many as 35 wickets at an economy of less than 6.

Matches Wickets Economy Recent Form
33 35 5.04 0/56, 1/56, 0/40, 2/22, 1/26


DER Playing 11

Luis Reece
Billy Godleman
Harry Came
Tom Wood
Brooke Guest
Mitch Wagstaff
Anuj Dal
Mattie McKiernan
Mark Watt
Ben Aitchison
Alex Thomson

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  • Shan Masood, Matt Critchley and Nick Potts will not be unavailable for this match.
  • Mitch Wagstaff and Alex Thomson are likely to be included in the playing 11.
  • Billy Goodleman will be the captain.
  • Brooke Guest will don the wicket-keeping gloves.
  • The likes of Luis Reece, Billy Godleman, Harry Came and Tom Wood will be expected to be their crucial mainstay clogs in the batting department.
  • The trio of Mark Watt, Ben Aitchison and Alex Thomson will be their important wicket-taking bowlers.

Billy Godleman Stats in List A

Derbyshire captain Billy Godleman has been important run-scorer for his team in the 50-overs format of the game. Billy Godleman has composed over 2600 List A runs at an average of close to 45.

Matches Runs 50/100 Recent Form
72 2688 12/7 1, 3 & 9, 6 & 1, 34, 2, 11, 27


Mark Watt Stats in List A

For Derbyshire, left-arm spinner Mark Watt will prove to be a crucial wicket-taking bowler in this game against Essex. Mark Watt has taken as many as 62 wickets from a total of 59 List A games.

Matches Wickets Economy Recent Form
59 62 4.33 0, 31, 13, 1/32, 3/19


Who will win ESS vs DER today match?

  • Essex have managed to win 2 out of their last 5 Royal London One Day Cup matches.
  • Derbyshire have witnessed as many as 4 losses and just a single victory in the recent while.

According to the Essex vs Derbyshire today match prediction, Essex are the favourites to win this match.

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ESS vs DER Dream11 Team Prediction

WICKET-KEEPERS: Brooke Guest, Adam Wheater
BATSMEN: Tom Westley, Billy Godleman, Luis Reece, Nick Browne
ALL-ROUNDERS: Matt McKiernan
BOWLERS: Aaron Beard, Mark Watt, Jamie Porter, Ben Aitchison

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ESS vs DER Dream11 Prediction Captain & Vice Captain Choices

For Small League, Head-to-Head contests: Tom Westley, Billy Godleman

For Grand League: Matt McKiernan, Nick Browne.

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